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South Asia Forum for Human Rights

Alternate Title SAFHR
Creator South Asia Forum for Human Rights; Portal to Asian Internet Resources (Project)
Organization Type Non-governmental organizations
Organization Based In Nepal
Geographic Focus South Asia
Subjects Peace -- Research; Human rights (General); Human rights advocacy
Summary The South Asia Forum for Human Rights (SAFHR), established in 1990 as a regional forum for promotion of universal societal values, promotes the interlinkages between human rights, peace and substantive democracy. Its programs include an orientation course on peace and human rights, peace audits, refugees, minorities, media, campaigns, Kashmir, and Nepal. The website includes information on SAFHR, its periodical Refugee watch (archived from its first issue in January 1998), a directory of organizations working on refugee issues in South Asia, and a number of reports.
Languages English